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Jeff Silcox

Jeff is a graduate of the University of Vermont with a BS in Mechanical Engineering. He joined Hallam-ICS in 1997 after spending 12 years serving industrial process clients as a construction engineer and project manager. As a Southern New England Regional Manager he oversees all engineering, commissioning and controls systems integration work in the Southern New England Region.

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Oct 30, 2018 | Written by Jeff Silcox | MEP Engineering

Cryo-Electron Microscopy Laboratories – Planning for Success (Part 1 of 3)

Cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM), where a sample is studied at cryogenic (liquid nitrogen) temperatures and scanning transmission electron microscopy (S-TEM) are words we are hearing a lot these days. Cryo-EM is sweeping through the field of biology, rapidly replacing x-ray crystallography, providing researchers an unprecedented, high resolution view into molecular structure. 

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Aug 07, 2018 | Written by Jeff Silcox | Inspired Engineering, Culturally Different

How Does a Chairman of the Board Impact Their Company?

Earlier this year, I took on the job of Chairman of the Board at Hallam-ICS.  Last week, I was asked to speak at a company event and to address a question raised by one of our colleagues,

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Mar 10, 2017 | Written by Jeff Silcox | MEP Engineering

Cryo-Electron Microscopy Laboratories – Planning for Success (Part 2 of 3)

In Part 1 of our series, we talked about cryo electron microscopy (cryo-EM) and scanning transmission electron microscopy (S-TEM), their sensitivity and the deleterious effects that the ambient environment can have on microscope performance. 

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Oct 26, 2016 | Written by Jeff Silcox | Social Mission, Process Control and Plant Automation

Trick or Treat - 21st Century Style

I grew up in the 1960’s & 70’s. With Halloween looming just around the corner, I was thinking about those orange cardboard cartons, about the size of a pint of cream, that we took out Trick or Treating, collecting pennies for Unicef. As kids it was our introduction to world hunger and malnutrition.

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